Rabbi Sam Rotenberg
Recently ordained by the Ziegler School of Rabbinic Studies, Rabbi Sam Rotenberg is the newest member to the Sinai Temple clergy team. Rabbi Rotenberg’s portfolio and areas of focus include Sinai Temple Teen Center, Atid Young Professionals, Sinai Temple Religious School, Social Action, and Adult B’nai Mitzvah.
Rabbi Rotenberg has a deep love of studying and teaching Jewish text. He finds deep meaning in uplifting Jewish communities through ritual and relationship building. As a proficient musician, Rabbi Rotenberg continually seeks new and engaging ways to integrate music into the study and practice of Judaism. He has been part of musical prayer leadership in a number of communities, including Nava Tehila in Jerusalem and Ikar in Los Angeles. In 2012, he co-produced Rock Shabbat, a real-time documentary of American Jewish music.
More than anything, Rabbi Rotenberg loves his wife, Rabbi Keilah Lebell, and his children Meir and Della.